Tears of a Tiger

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Atheneum Books for Young Readers, Oct 1, 1994 - Juvenile Fiction - 162 pages
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Sharon Draper is a two-time Coretta Scott King Award-winning author, most recently for Copper Sun, and previously for Forged by Fire. She's also the recipient of the Coretta Scott King/John Steptoe Author Award for New Talent for Tears of a Tiger and the Coretta Scott King Author Honor for The Battle of Jericho and November Blues. Her other books include Romiette and Julio, Darkness Before Dawn, and Double Dutch. She lives in Cincinnati, Ohio, where she taught high school English for twenty-five years. She's a popular conference speaker, addressing educational and literary groups both nationally and internationally. For more information visit her online at www.sharondraper.com.

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a little outdated with the watching movies on cable and fax machines and car phones and Whitney Houston, but timeless in it's treatment of very serious teen issues. Told from many perspectives, with ... Read full review

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The book "Tears of a Tiger" is a very good book, it includes characters that you become emotionally attached to as you read the book. It is very engrossing and some nights you will find yourself awake ... Read full review

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About the author (1994)

Sharon M. Draper is a New York Times bestselling author who has received the Coretta Scott King Award for both Copper Sun and Forged by Fire. Her Out of My Mind has won multiple awards and is a New York Times bestseller. She lives in Cincinnati, Ohio, where she taught high school English for twenty-five years and was named National Teacher of the Year. Visit her at SharonDraper.com.